The first table below looks at the demand for the Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 30 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Engineer 23 11 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 6.73% 3.96% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.12% 4.03% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 9
Average salary £22,000 £29,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.42% +1.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £20,800 £17,600
10% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £31,200
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
Job Titles Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
323 273 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 94.44% 98.20% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 269 240 285
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £30,212
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% +14.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £24,180 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer in the job title across the Devon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region.

Support Engineer Salary Trend in Devon

Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Devon

Support Engineer
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Engineer within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +10 17 £21,475 +3.24%
Paignton - 2 £26,500 -
Plymouth -8 1 £19,250 -34.74%
Newton Abbot - 1 £28,500 -
Support Engineer
South West

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title.

1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 29 (69.05%) MS Excel
4 25 (59.52%) WSUS
4 25 (59.52%) Problem Management
5 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (47.62%) SCCM
6 20 (47.62%) SCOM
6 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (45.24%) ITIL
7 19 (45.24%) SLA
7 19 (45.24%) Windows 2000 Server
7 19 (45.24%) Bomgar
8 16 (38.10%) Backup Exec
9 15 (35.71%) Service Delivery
9 15 (35.71%) Nagios
9 15 (35.71%) CommVault
10 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (28.57%) MCP
12 12 (28.57%) MCSE
13 11 (26.19%) Blackberry
13 11 (26.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
15 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
16 7 (16.67%) Windows 2000
16 7 (16.67%) MS Office
16 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
17 6 (14.29%) Business Desktop Deployment

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Devon region that cited Support Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
5 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 29 (69.05%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Office
3 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 6 (14.29%) DNS
2 6 (14.29%) LAN
2 6 (14.29%) DHCP
3 5 (11.90%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) Firewall
5 1 (2.38%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.38%) WLAN
5 1 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) SSL
5 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Blackberry
2 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 5 (11.90%) Firmware
3 2 (4.76%) EPoS
4 1 (2.38%) PDA
4 1 (2.38%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (45.24%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (19.05%) Windows XP
6 7 (16.67%) Windows 7
6 7 (16.67%) Windows 2000
7 4 (9.52%) UNIX
8 1 (2.38%) Linux
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Problem Management
2 19 (45.24%) ITIL
3 15 (35.71%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.90%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.76%) Migration
6 2 (4.76%) Logistics
7 1 (2.38%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.38%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) C
2 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (28.57%) MCP
2 12 (28.57%) MCSE
3 5 (11.90%) CCA
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.38%) HND
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (45.24%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) ISA Server
1 5 (11.90%) XenApp
2 4 (9.52%) XenServer
2 4 (9.52%) XenDesktop
2 4 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (59.52%) WSUS
2 20 (47.62%) SCCM
2 20 (47.62%) SCOM
3 16 (38.10%) Backup Exec
4 15 (35.71%) Nagios
5 6 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (14.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 19 (45.24%) Bomgar
3 15 (35.71%) CommVault
4 6 (14.29%) HP
4 6 (14.29%) Dell
5 5 (11.90%) Citrix
5 5 (11.90%) VMware
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle
6 1 (2.38%) Cisco
6 1 (2.38%) IBM
6 1 (2.38%) Avaya